P. U. TIXIER DE LADOULE (fl. c. 1816-1830)
General de Rochefort, facing left in blue uniform with gold-braided collar and gold epaulettes, black stock and high white collar, decorated with the Royal French Orders of the Legion of Honour and the Lily, curly dark hair with sidewhiskers; cloudy sky background
signed and dated 'P. U. Tixier 2 8bre 1816' (upper left)
26 in. (65 mm.) diam., gilt-metal mount within a square ebonized wood frame
Monsieur Recorbet, Feurs; Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 10-13 April 1911, lot 759 (artist and sitter unidentified, 260 Gold Francs to Lhomer).